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Steel Trading North Africa, UK

Job Reference: RS0434B

Job Title: Steel Trading North Africa, UK

Location: Africa, Europe

Product: Metals

Role: Trading

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Redstone Commodity Search are working with an international steel trading company looking for a steel trader to join their team in the UK, to build and develop sales lines into the North African market.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Responsible for developing business and trading steel focusing on flat and long products into the North African markets
  • Manage entire supply chain from source to delivery for the various product lines including: HRC, CRC, rebar, debar, billets, wire rods, slab, plate and tubular etc.
  • Identify and on-board new customers and manage their processes to ensure delivery of volume & margin targets based on a monthly/quarterly/ annual basis
  • Work closely with finance and operations teams to ensure smooth delivery and high customer satisfaction.
  • Reports into the Global Trading Director

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • Between 3 – 5 years’ experience trading steel products into the North African markets (billets, merchant bars, tubes/pipes, structural sections, reinforcing bars, wire rods, HRC, CRC, slabs, plates, pre-painted, galvanised etc.)
  • Good understanding of INCO TERMS 2010, UCP 600, contract exposure, marine freight (container and / or bulk), etc.
  • A transferable portfolio of business focusing on the North African markets is essential
  • Languages: French and English are essential, Arabic is a plus
  • Located in the UK (happy to relocate)

If you match the job description and are keen on applying for this role; please send us a copy of your resume/cover letter to or submit your application through the Vacancy Form.